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Sunday, December 4th, 10:15am PST
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 11° 10-14 kt 90° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
7.5 ft 12 sec 10-14 kt 100° 77.5 °F
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 22° 12-16 kt 120° 77.4 °F
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 12 kt 120° 77.2 °F
Hanalei, Kauai, HI
 
8.2 ft 13 sec 33° --- --- 77.7 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
7.2 ft 14 sec 21° --- --- 77.5 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
6.6 ft 11 sec 27° --- --- 77.9 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 23° --- --- 78.4 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
2.3 ft 13 sec 288° --- --- 78.4 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
2.3 ft 6 sec 137° --- --- 77.9 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
2.6 ft 12 sec 269° --- --- 79.7 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
8.2 ft 13 sec --- --- 78.8 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
7.5 ft 13 sec 342° 10-14 kt 100° ---
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
9.5 ft 15 sec 15° 14-16 kt 80° 79.3 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
6.9 ft 13 sec 322° 17-19 kt 80° ---
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
7.2 ft 9 sec 51° --- --- 84.2 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
9.2 ft 9 sec 68° --- --- 84.9 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
7.5 ft 11 sec 74° --- --- 84.6 °F
Ngaraard, Babeldaob, Palau
 
7.9 ft 11 sec 57° --- --- 85.6 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
5.2 ft 18 sec 355° --- --- 84.0 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE (NOAA 51001)

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NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO (NOAA 51101)

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NORTHERN HAWAII ONE (NOAA 51000)

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Hanalei, Kauai (CDIP 202)

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WESTERN HAWAII (NOAA 51003)

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Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 
Hanalei buoy directional graphic courtesy of CDIP
 
 Kauai Wind Observations
Moloaa DairySE(124°)1-3 kt6:45 am  Sun 12/4
LihueNE(40°)6 kt7:00 am  Sun 12/4
Nawiliwili NosWSW(256°)3-4 kt7:24 am  Sun 12/4
PoipuNNE(28°)3-7 kt7:00 am  Sun 12/4
Port AllenW(277°)2-6 kt7:00 am  Sun 12/4
Makaha RidgeN(3°)0-3 kt7:11 am  Sun 12/4
ManaNE(49°)4-6 kt7:34 am  Sun 12/4
Barking SandsENE(60°)5 kt7:00 am  Sun 12/4
Puu LuaCalm7:35 am  Sun 12/4
Puu OpaeNNE(15°)3-7 kt7:34 am  Sun 12/4
Waimea HeightsNNE(13°)3-8 kt7:35 am  Sun 12/4

Wind observations courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Hanalei tide chart


Waimea Bay Kauai tide chart
Tide chart courtesy of The University of South Carolina
 
Big Island cloud cover
Satellite imagery courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Tropical storms map courtesy of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
 
FZHW50 PHFO 041338 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 338 AM HST Sun Dec 4 2022 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 338 AM HST Sun Dec 4 2022 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... Surface high pressure far northeast of the state will maintain moderate trade winds today. A low is expected to develop along a front about 450 nm north-northwest of Kauai early Monday morning. This low will deepen, and begin to move slowly westward from late Monday through Tuesday. This will cause the winds to strengthen out of the southeast to south from tonight into Tuesday. Expect strengthening easterly trade winds across the state from Tuesday night through Thursday.




Kauai Northwest Waters- 338 AM HST Sun Dec 4 2022

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northeast swell 7 feet and northwest 4 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet and northeast 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
South winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet, building to 8 feet after midnight. Swell northeast 3 feet. Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 12 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 6 feet. North swell 12 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 8 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 to 10 feet. Northwest swell 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.




Kauai Windward Waters- 338 AM HST Sun Dec 4 2022

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northeast swell 7 feet and northwest 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet and northeast 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
South winds 10 knots, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet and northeast 3 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet, building to 7 feet after midnight. Swell northeast 3 feet. Showers likely.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 11 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds to 25 knots. Wind waves to 6 feet. Northwest swell 12 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. North swell 6 to 8 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 to 10 feet. Northwest swell 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers.




Kauai Leeward Waters- 338 AM HST Sun Dec 4 2022

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northeast swell 6 feet and northwest 4 feet.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 4 feet and northeast 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
South winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers in the morning, then showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
South winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet, building to 8 feet after midnight. Swell northeast 3 feet. Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northwest swell 11 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 12 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves around 6 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 8 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 6 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers. Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.




Kauai Channel- 338 AM HST Sun Dec 4 2022

TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. Northeast swell 6 feet and north 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 3 feet. North swell 4 feet and northeast 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.

MONDAY
South winds 15 knots. Wind waves to 4 feet. North swell 4 feet and northeast 3 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 3 feet and northeast 3 feet. Showers likely.

TUESDAY
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 5 feet. Northwest swell 9 feet, building to 11 feet in the afternoon. Swell northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 knots. Wind waves to 6 feet. Northwest swell 11 feet and northeast 3 feet. Scattered showers.

WEDNESDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 7 to 8 feet. Northwest swell 6 to 8 feet and northeast 3 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds to 25 knots. Wind waves 9 to 10 feet. North swell 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers.




Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Wetsand Hawaii 7-day forecast
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Kauai South 3-day forecast
Magic Seaweed Hanalei Bay 10-day forecast
Long-range surf forecasts provided by Wetsand, Surfline and Magicseaweed